<ul><li>“ Cock's egg” </li></ul>
<ul><li>Etymologically the word Cockney means “cock's egg”, coming from  cokene, the old genitive of cock (OE cocc, kok), ...
<ul><li>Stage I (14th century): misshapen, malformed egg. </li></ul><ul><li>Stage II (late 14th and 15th century): pampere...
<ul><li>It is a variety of British English. </li></ul><ul><li>The working-class speech of London. </li></ul><ul><li>A true...
 
The heartland of Cockney
<ul><li>1.  H-dropping (also in most other parts of England) </li></ul><ul><li>Ø  hammer, hit </li></ul><ul><li>2.  G-drop...
<ul><li>4.  Yod dropping/coalescence (of yod after an alveolar consonant) </li></ul><ul><li>j -> Ø / n _ [V, +stress]  new...
<ul><ul><ul><ul><li>5.  [ej] -> [aj]  mate, gain. </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>6. [aj] -> [Øj]  high, flig...
<ul><li>9. Glottalization  /t/ -> [ʔ] </li></ul><ul><li>That table  [ðæʔ teɪbl]  </li></ul><ul><li>Get down  [geʔ daʊn] </...
<ul><li>Multiple negation  </li></ul><ul><li>I ain’t never done nothing. </li></ul><ul><li>Verb morphology  </li></ul><ul>...
<ul><li>Adverbs without –ly or use of adjectives instead </li></ul><ul><li>Trains are running normal. </li></ul><ul><li>  ...
<ul><li>Rhyming Slang is  a kind of slang in which a word is replaced by another word or phrase  that rhymes with it. </li...
<ul><li>Pat Malone= alone </li></ul><ul><li>Jim Skinner= dinner </li></ul><ul><li>Jimmy Riddle= piddle (urinate) </li></ul...
<ul><li>“ It's owt [two] bob”. </li></ul><ul><li>yob (sometimes modified  to  yobbo) for “boy”. </li></ul><ul><li>elrig fo...
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  1. 1. <ul><li>“ Cock's egg” </li></ul>
  2. 2. <ul><li>Etymologically the word Cockney means “cock's egg”, coming from cokene, the old genitive of cock (OE cocc, kok), plus ey ( Medieval English ey. Cf. German Ei, “egg”). </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Stage I (14th century): misshapen, malformed egg. </li></ul><ul><li>Stage II (late 14th and 15th century): pampered, spoilt child. </li></ul><ul><li>Stage III (16th century): any city dweller of any city (as opposed to countrymen). </li></ul><ul><li>Stage IV (17th century): a Londoner born within the sound of Bow Bells, Cheapside. </li></ul><ul><li>Stage V (18th century): Londoners and their dialect. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>It is a variety of British English. </li></ul><ul><li>The working-class speech of London. </li></ul><ul><li>A true Cockney is anyone born within the sound of the bells of St. Mary-le-Bow Church, Cheapside. </li></ul><ul><li>Cockney enters the domain of Sociolinguistics. </li></ul>
  5. 6. The heartland of Cockney
  6. 7. <ul><li>1. H-dropping (also in most other parts of England) </li></ul><ul><li>Ø hammer, hit </li></ul><ul><li>2. G-dropping (also in most other kinds of English) </li></ul><ul><li>ɪn, n̩ rather than ɪŋ runn ing , feed ing , morn ing </li></ul><ul><li>3. TH fronting/stopping (spreading geographically) </li></ul><ul><li>θ, ð -> f, v think, rather </li></ul><ul><li>ð -> d / #_ this and that </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>4. Yod dropping/coalescence (of yod after an alveolar consonant) </li></ul><ul><li>j -> Ø / n _ [V, +stress] new, neutral </li></ul><ul><li>and either dropping j -> Ø / t, d_ tune, duke </li></ul><ul><li>or coalescence tune, duke </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><ul><ul><ul><li>5. [ej] -> [aj]  mate, gain. </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>6. [aj] -> [Øj]  high, flighty, might. </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>7. [au] -> [a]  mouse, house. </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>8. [u] -> [eu]  who, new, blue. </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  9. 10. <ul><li>9. Glottalization /t/ -> [ʔ] </li></ul><ul><li>That table [ðæʔ teɪbl] </li></ul><ul><li>Get down [geʔ daʊn] </li></ul><ul><li>Football [fʊʔbɔːl] </li></ul><ul><li>That is that easy [ðæʔ ɪz ðæʔ iːzi] </li></ul><ul><li>Saturday [sæʔədeɪ] </li></ul>
  10. 11. <ul><li>Multiple negation </li></ul><ul><li>I ain’t never done nothing. </li></ul><ul><li>Verb morphology </li></ul><ul><li>You see ‘im! – I never! They done it. You was. </li></ul><ul><li>Reflexive pronouns </li></ul><ul><li>‘ E’ll ‘urt ‘isself. That’s yourn. </li></ul><ul><li>Demonstratives </li></ul><ul><li>Them books. </li></ul>
  11. 12. <ul><li>Adverbs without –ly or use of adjectives instead </li></ul><ul><li>Trains are running normal. </li></ul><ul><li> The boys done good. </li></ul><ul><li>Prepositions </li></ul><ul><li>Down the pub, up her nan’s, out the window. </li></ul><ul><li>Other non-standard forms </li></ul><ul><li>Where’s me bag? Me don’t like it. </li></ul>
  12. 13. <ul><li>Rhyming Slang is a kind of slang in which a word is replaced by another word or phrase that rhymes with it. </li></ul><ul><li>Adam and Eve: believe. E g. “Would you Adam 'n' Eve it?” </li></ul><ul><li>Bread and Honey: money. E.g. “I've run out of bread and honey.” </li></ul><ul><li>Chine Plate: mate. E.g. “I can’t do it by myself. I need a China Mate.” </li></ul>
  13. 14. <ul><li>Pat Malone= alone </li></ul><ul><li>Jim Skinner= dinner </li></ul><ul><li>Jimmy Riddle= piddle (urinate) </li></ul><ul><li>Jack O'Brien= Train </li></ul>
  14. 15. <ul><li>“ It's owt [two] bob”. </li></ul><ul><li>yob (sometimes modified to yobbo) for “boy”. </li></ul><ul><li>elrig for “girl” </li></ul><ul><li>shif for “fish” </li></ul><ul><li>eno for “one” </li></ul><ul><li>erth for “three” </li></ul>
  15. 16. David Beckham Eliza Doolittle Gary Oldman

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